Quotes by C. Chesterfield

Men will not believe because they will not broaden their minds

C. Chesterfield

Other Great Authors

I cannot teach you violence, as I do not myself believe in it. I can only teach you not to bow your heads before any one even at the cost of your life.

Mohandas Ghandi

The hardest work in the world is that which should have been done yesterday.

Author Unknown

A friend is one to whom one can pour out all the contents of one's heart, chaff and grain together, knowing that the gentlest of hands will take and sift it, keeping what is worth keeping, and, with the breath of kindness, blow the rest away.

Arab Proverb

A man can know nothing of mankind without knowing something of himself. Self-knowledge is the property of that man whose passions have their full play, but who ponders over their results.

Benjamin Disraeli

I am reminded of the professor who, in his declining hours, was asked by his devoted pupils for his final counsel. He replied, 'Verify your quotations.'

Sir Winston Churchill

Let your friends be the friends of your deliberate choice.

Author Unknown »

Persistence plus no dignity equals success.

Cynthia Wang »

It has become appallingly obvious that our technology has exceeded our humanity.

Albert Einstein »